Epes Transport renews with the U.S. EPA SmartWay® Transport Partnership
Greensboro, North Carolina – Epes Transport System today announced that it has submitted and received approval for their current data submission to the SmartWay® Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry. The SmartWay Transport Partnership provides a
Melissa Nishan Wins recognition
Epes Transport System is pleased to share that our very own, Melissa Nishan is being recognized as a 2019 Women in Trucking “Top Woman to Watch in Transportation” by Redefining the Road magazine. The mission of the Women in Trucking organization is to encourage the employment of women in
Driver Vacation Policy Update
Once again, our QIO process proves itself a worthy tool. That in conjunction with some productive conversations with our drivers, we are proud to say yet again, "We Heard You"! So, it is with great pleasure that we are announcing an enhancement to our company
Driver Recognition Meeting Dates
GREENSBORO NC - DRIVER RECOGNITION MEETING
Our annual meeting to recognize and celebrate our professional drivers for their service and safety achievements will be held on Saturday, March 30th, 2019. We will meet at Embassy Suites - 204 Centreport Dr, Greensboro (near intersection of I40 and
2019 Best Fleets To Driver For
Carriers Edge and the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) have formally announced Epes Transport System, LLC as a "2019 BEST FLEETS TO DRIVE FOR."
In 2012 Carriers Edge and the TCA announced that Epes Transport was A FLEET TO WATCH. This week, with the entire industry watching,
Eddie Loflin named TCA Highway Angel
Eddie Loflin named TCA Highway Angel for his heroic actions
Eddie Loflin of Thomasville, North Carolina, a professional truck driver for Epes Transport System, LLC of Greensboro, North Carolina, has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). He is being recognized for
Mike O'Connell Trucking Top Rookie Award
NCTA Human Resources Professional of Year for 2017
(l to r): Major Freddy L. Johnson, Jr., N. C. Department of Public Safety, State Highway Patrol - Field Operations; Melissa Nishan - Epes Transport VP Driver Recruiting; Crystal Collins - President, NCTA
Melissa Nishan, Epes Transport's VP of Driver Recruiting, was recently named by
Smart Fleet Champion
Once again, Epes Transport System has been awarded the prestigious 2018 North Carolina Smart Fleet Champion award, presented by North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center, which is affiliated with the NC State University School of Engineering. With the focus of the entire trucking industry on
New Pay Increase
Epes Transport System invests nearly $3 million in new company driver pay package
Carrier announces largest pay raise in its eight-decade history
May 24, 2018 (Greensboro, NC) --Epes Transport System, Inc. of Greensboro, N.C., recently announced its largest pay increase in the company's 85+ year history. Nearly
EPES receives Prestigious Award from Frito Lay
Pictured from left to right Chris Bailey LCC East Manager Frito Lay, Mark Whittaker VP PepsiCo Transportation, Barry Mulkay Director PepsiCo Transportation, Jose Reyes Director Transportation Frito Lay
Epes Transport was awarded, by Frito Lay their Platinum Service Award. Only one carrier is given this honor.
EPES Receives Multiple Awards From Lowe's
Lowe's Home Improvement held their Annual Carrier Conference on Thursday, March 30th 2017. I am pleased to report that during the conference, Epes Transport was presented with two awards, recognizing exceptional service provided during the year.
The first award presented was that of "Gold Carrier." Minimum
NC Smart Fleet Award
For the second year in a row, Epes Transport System has been presented the prestigious NC SmartFleet Award, Champion Level, in the NC Smart Fleet Program!
This award was accepted in Concord, North Carolina on Tuesday October 20th 2015 at The Clean Transportation Tour by Mike
JOSEPH WEAVIL NAMED TCA HIGHWAY ANGEL
Joseph Weavil, a truck driver for Epes Transport of Greensboro, North Carolina, is the Truckload Carriers Association's (TCA) most recent Highway Angel. Weavil notified authorities and led them to an
MALCOLM COSTON AS A HIGHWAY ANGEL
The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has recognized truck driver Malcolm Coston of Mebane, N.C., as a Highway Angel for helping two stranded motorists on I-80 in Iowa.
According to a letter of gratitude written by Yvonne De La Rosa Thayer, the daughter of the two people